DEMENTIA VS ALZHEIMER’S

The terms Alzheimer’s and Dementia are often used interchangeably, but they have very different meanings. Dementia is a syndrome which describes a wide range of symptoms. These symptoms impact a person’s ability to perform everyday activities independently. Alzheimer’s is a neurodegerative disease that is the most common cause of dementia. In Alzheimer’s, the brain might already show signs of the disease while the person might not experience any symptoms. Read more at ALZinfo.org

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